Practice, Produce and Perform Just as Professionals Do

Bring your passion, promise and determination to Fort Hays State University to create a rewarding career in the performing arts.


Whether your interests lie in teaching, recording or performing, we have five music and theatre majors and minors to fit your career goals and offer three graduate degree programs. We know you will work hard and be proud in applying your artistic abilities to your major, and we invite you to experiment with the variety of extracurricular activities to hone your confidence, improvisation abilities and stage presence.



Our graduates possess the education, creative ability and performance experience to make an impact in a variety of arts and entertainment industries. You will join the ranks of our accomplished alumni working around the country with an excellent academic program and a network of alumni that prepares you to pursue your own rewarding career.

Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Our faculty and staff will help you plan your music and theatre curriculum and keep you on track with your concentration. Your advisor will ensure you have the resources and feedback to complete your degree and be on your way to becoming an accomplished leader with the skills to thrive in an artistic, creative environment.


Upcoming Events

26 FEB

TILTed Tech Mini-Conference: Methods for Informing Instruction

Memorial Union, UN 222 - Stouffer Lounge Tuesday, ...more

27 FEB

MDC Workshop: Customer Service in the Digital Age: First Impressions Matter 2.0

Memorial Union, UN 217 - Trails Room Wednesday, F ...more

27 FEB

Nicodemus, KS: A Story of Black Migration to Western Kansas

Forsyth Library, FL South Study Area Wednesday, F ...more

28 FEB

Student Employee Sexual Harassment Prev

Memorial Union, UN 217 - Trails Room Thursday, Fe ...more